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Made by: Hemming Manufacturing Company (Silversmith)

Currently in storage


About this object

The spoon is a tea spoon. On the tip of the handle is an enamelled coat of arms with a key and a palm tree (Havana or Cuba). In the bowl is a view of Morro Castle, labeled CL MORRO and HABANA. The handle has a row of beads along it.

Made from:
Silver -- enamel
Made in:
Montreal, Canada
Date made:
ca. 1909
Size:
10.2 cm (4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.469
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; COAT OF ARMS; INSCRIPTION on back: STERLING (twice), a H on a C; coat of arms for Cuba inside bowl: CL MORRO HABANA
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973